Search found 4 matches

by washingtonian
Sat Dec 12, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: Buprenorphine in the Rear-view Mirror
Topic: bup PAWS and leg discomfort/pain
Replies: 4
Views: 1948

bup PAWS and leg discomfort/pain

Hi all, Been off subs since February 10, and generally, my life has gotten so much better (with a strong recovery program also in place--not because jumping was a panacea). However, it's been over 10 months since my last dose, and I have this discomfort/pain in my legs that I've never experienced be...
by washingtonian
Mon Nov 04, 2013 11:35 am
Forum: Misc. Suboxone Issues
Topic: bup interferes with my meditation practice -- anyone else?
Replies: 1
Views: 1061

bup interferes with my meditation practice -- anyone else?

Hi all, I'm trying to keep up a 20 min/day meditation practice, and it's very tough, because I constantly nod off. If anyone else has experience with this, would you be willing to share--particularly if you found something that helped? I thought I'd halve my AM dose, meditate, then take the second h...
by washingtonian
Fri Oct 25, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: Buprenorphine Dosing Discussion
Topic: advice on how i take my film
Replies: 6
Views: 2651

Re: advice on how i take my film

qhorsegal2: thanks for the welcome. and for taking my comment at face value. despite a lot of wrestling with the decision to take the drug replacement route and some considerable ambivalence since, i find myself getting complacent--sometimes almost outright ignoring the supposed goal of getting off ...
by washingtonian
Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: Buprenorphine Dosing Discussion
Topic: advice on how i take my film
Replies: 6
Views: 2651

Re: advice on how i take my film

when i went to detox, they said to let it dissolve and wait another five or ten minutes before eating or drinking. i actually had an experience where i took my film and then felt compelled to eat and drink no more than maybe seven minutes later. weirdly enough, i felt like it hit like a ton of brick...